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Princeton's WordNet

  1. needed, needful, required, requisiteadjective

    necessary for relief or supply

    "provided them with all things needful"

  2. compulsory, mandatory, requiredadjective

    required by rule

    "in most schools physical education is compulsory"; "attendance is mandatory"; "required reading"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Required

    of Require

Editors Contribution

  1. required

    For a specific purpose.

    They required passports to travel abroad.


    Submitted by MaryC on February 1, 2020  


  2. requiredverb

    Verb form of the word require.

    They required many people to prepare the field for the wedding, all gathered and it was completed efficiently.


    Submitted by MaryC on August 12, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #645

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2094

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Adjectives Frequency: #609

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of required in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of required in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of required in a Sentence

  1. Jillian Lane:

    It seems that The Florida Bar, by Rules Regulating, is required to investigate even the most frivolous of complaints.

  2. Bettina Hagedorn:

    For the federal government, obtaining COVID-19 vaccines is of fundamental importance to get the pandemic under control, in addition, a broad portfolio (of vaccines) is required so that Germany will have effective vaccines with enough vaccine doses for the various population groups, also in the case that not all vaccines are approved.

  3. Russ Kotwal:

    The' golden hour' is not about getting people to a hospital, it’s about getting them the care that’s required.

  4. Principal Gaye Cheramie:

    Since the storm, students have not done any work, we have not required them to do anything. The one thing we asked them to do is earn service hours, help their family, help their community.

  5. James Wolffsohn:

    The lens seems an interesting concept to provide optical magnification to the retina when required.

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